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Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:00 PM

商業事件審理法之重大變革介紹台灣

鑒於重大商業紛爭事件之發生對公司股東債權人乃至於投資大眾市場均有重大影響並為提升我國整體經商環境及經濟競爭力

Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:00 PM

Introduction of Major Changes to the Commercial Matter Adjudication Law (Taiwan)

Since the occurrence of an incident involving commercial disputes has a significant impact on a company’s shareholders, creditors and the public

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

High Court rejects challenge to enforcement where defences were already raised before foreign court

The High Court recently dismissed a challenge to a previous decision to grant permission to enforce a Stockholm Chamber of Commerce award on the basis

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

Enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and scope of judicial intervention: a minimalist approach

The enforcement of a foreign arbitral award in India is founded on the fundamental principle of minimal judicial intervention in order to further

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

First annulment of investment arbitration award by Supreme Court

In a recently published decision, the Supreme Court - for the first time - partially annulled an arbitral award issued in an investment arbitration. A

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

English Court of Appeal upholds stay of court proceedings in favour of arbitration, as relief under the Companies Act 2006 fell within the arbitration agreement and was arbitrable

In Bridgehouse (Bradford No. 2) Ltd v BAE 2020 EWCA Civ 759, the English Court of Appeal upheld a stay of court proceedings in favour of

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

Government launches pilot scheme on facilitation for persons participating in arbitral proceedings in Hong Kong

On 29 June 2020, the Hong Kong Government launched a Pilot Scheme on Facilitation for Persons Participating in Arbitral Proceedings in Hong Kong

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

Arbitration Foundation of South Africa (AFSA) launches new arbitration rules for public consultation

On Wednesday, 1 July 2020, the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa (AFSA), launched its new International Arbitration Rules for public comment

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

The USMCA or “NAFTA 2.0” came into force on 1 July 2020

The US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA), the replacement to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), entered into force on 1 July 2020

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

La clause d’arbitrage d’Uber est inique, selon la Cour suprême du Canada

Le 26 juin 2020, la Cour suprême du Canada (la Cour ) a rendu sa décision dans l’affaire Uber Technologies Inc. c. Heller. La Cour a tranché en

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 8:00 PM

English courts versus institutional arbitration: how do they compare in their approach to virtual hearings?

The Covid-19 pandemic poses an unprecedented challenge to legal proceedings. Restrictions on travel and movement imposed by governments all over the

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 8:00 PM

Dispute resolution regulations for bunkering operations

Transport Malta's Ports and Yachting Directorate recently issued a port notice to remind recipients about the Dispute Resolution (Procedures

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 8:00 PM

Not only hardship, but also hard Awards !

ICC award (no. 16369, YCA 2014 at 169) has held that the equilibrium of a contract is fundamentally altered when the value of the performance which

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 8:00 PM

Russian Ministry of Justice clarifies Russian arbitration legislation upon joint request of HKIAC and VIAC

In February 2020, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (the “HKIAC”) and the Vienna International Arbitration Centre (the “VIAC”) jointly

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 8:00 PM

Are antitrust disputes arbitrable? The Supreme People's Court's view

Including an arbitration clause is commonplace in China-related contracts, especially between Chinese and non-Chinese parties. Foreign companies

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Global: The Future of Dispute Resolution

The COVID-19 pandemic will have long-lasting effects on our society and economy. It has already forced us to reevaluate how we socialize, work and

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Arbitration Pact Rulings Show Signature Snags For Employers

There is little debate that the legal landscape has tilted in favor of enforcing arbitration agreements in the employment context

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Governing law of an arbitration agreement in the absence of an express choice in Vietnam

Under the law of Vietnam, in case a contract between a Vietnamese and a foreigner (i) selects Vietnamese law as its governing law for the whole

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Schein On: Supreme Court to Decide Key Arbitration Delegation Question

The Henry Schein arbitration battle is making its way to the Supreme Court again. The Court recently granted Henry Schein, Inc.’s certiorari petition

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Watch Your Stipulation! Award Confirmed Despite Arbitrator Exceeding Contractual Scope of Authority

Once parties agree to arbitrate, courts generally defer to the arbitrator’s judgment regarding resolution of a dispute. The prevailing approach in

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Sixth Circuit: incorporation of AAA Rules delegates “gateway” issue of arbitrability to the arbitrator

A key issue is whether the parties’ arbitration agreement requires that an arbitrator decide the threshold issue of arbitrability. That is an issue

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

Supreme Court reinstates adjudication as a key tool for liquidators

An unfortunate but inevitable consequence of the economic downturn induced by COVID-19 is that an increasing number of construction companies will

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 PM

D.C. Circuit Decision Underscores Need for Careful Drafting of Choice of Law Clauses in Host Country Agreements

Project development agreements with states and state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are often governed by the law of the host country (sometimes with

Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:00 PM

Vietnam ratifies investment treaty with EU, embracing a “next generation” permanent investment tribunal

On 8 June 2020, Vietnam ratified the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EUVIPA). Once it enters into force, the EUVIPA will provide

Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:00 PM

NCLT Mumbai: Unenforced Foreign Award can be the Basis for a Claim for a CIRP Application

On 9 June 2020, the Mumbai Bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) passed an order admitting a petition for the initiation of the corporate

Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:00 PM

Hong Kong court upholds arbitral award challenged on grounds of lack of arbitration agreement and public policy

The only recourse for a party seeking to challenge a Hong Kong award is to apply to the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (“Court“) for

Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:00 PM

Price Gouging Weekly Round Up

Price gouging enforcement and litigation is front and center for company counsel and business managers nationwide

Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:00 PM

Supreme Court of Canada Invalidates Uber Arbitration Clause in $400-Million Class Action

On June 26, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in the highly publicized case of Heller v Uber Technologies Inc. The case arises

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